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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145518
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Time:18:30 UTC+3
Type:Silhouette image of generic C152 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna FA152 Aerobat (Reims)
Owner/operator:Finnish Aviation Academy
Registration: OH-CKB
C/n / msn: 0388
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Alastaro Circuit Motorsport Center, Loimaa -   Finland
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:POR/EFPO
Destination airport:POR/EFPO
On 8 May 2012 at 18:30 EEST a Cessna 152 Aerobat crashed at the Alastaro Circuit motorway in Loimaa, Finland. According to the eyewitnesses the plane lost altitude (in a spin) and impacted with the ground with a severe nose-down attitude, and caught fire upon impact. The pilot was the only occupant in the plane and was fatally injured in the accident. The cockpit was completely destroyed by post-crash fire.

The plane had taken off from Pori Airport (POR/EFPO) as a solo training flight. The pilot had completed approximately 150 of the required 200 hours of training.


Revision history:

09-May-2012 00:11 Anon. Added
09-May-2012 04:01 Korbe Updated [Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
09-May-2012 05:32 Penu Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
10-May-2012 09:01 TV Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]
22-May-2012 14:15 Geno Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
25-Jun-2012 23:16 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
25-Jan-2020 17:08 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]

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